Bay essential oil is known as a calming, warming oil and is used in remedies for rheumatism, muscular pain, circulation problems and general aches and pains. Use neat in a burner or a few drops in the bath after a stressful day to calm the emotions or to soothe aching muscles. Bay essential oil is also well used in hair treatments including for dandruff, greasy scalp and hair loss. The therapeutic properties of Bay include antiseptic, antibiotic, analgesic, anti-neuralgic, antispasmodic, astringent, insecticide and sedative. Aroma: medicinal, fruity, spicy and herbaceous. Note: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Can irritate a sensitive skin.